Škoda Auto gains extra ability within Volkswagen Group’s manufacturing network

ŠKODAN AUTO would be to gain extra capability within VOLKSWAGEN Group’s production system. By relocating the manufacture associated with next-generation SUPERB through the Czech plant in Kvasiny to Bratislava in Slovakia, ŠKODA AUTO will take back the ability inside Czech Republic required for the brand’s plans for growth. The extra capacity will be accustomed build additional vehicles associated with popular ŠKODA KODIAQ and KAROQ SUVs as well as for another ŠKODA model. Inside respect, it was determined that the next generation regarding the ŠKODA KODIAQ would remain stated in Kvasiny. The growth associated with the next-generation SUPERB will remain with ŠKODA AUTO inside Czech Republic too. After India, ŠKODA AUTO has now been given duty for Russia and North Africa. Because of the ASIA 2.0 task, ŠKODA AUTO has a wealth of experience in developing appearing automobile markets.

ŠKODAN AUTO CEO, Thomas Schäfer, stated: “We welcome the decisions regarding the Group’s preparation regarding plant occupancy. It’s going to provide united states utilizing the extra capability in Czech Republic that ŠKODA so urgently needs for development. We have hence set the program for the brand’s expansion while staying highly profitable. I do believe it’s an important sign that ŠKODthe will also be assuming even more obligation within VOLKSWAGEN Group. In addition to the area of India, we shall be handling the development areas in Russia and North Africa. The truth that we’ve been entrusted with your tasks highlights the level of trust that VOLKSWAGEN Group’s administration places inside expertise regarding the ŠKODa group.”

ŠKODAN AUTO is looking for additional production capacity for some time now. Relocating the manufacture for the next-generation SUPERB from Kvasiny to Bratislava in 2023 will enable ŠKODA AUTO to grow further. The relocation is brought about by exactly what the Group means as ‘plant occupancy planning’. The style defines at Group level which models are designed which plant. Along with ‘moving’ the GREAT to Bratislava, the master plan also sets out that production regarding the brand’s very lucrative flagship SUV, the KODIAQ, and its successor will stay in Kvasiny.

ŠKODAN AUTO at this time produces the ŠKODA KODIAQ and ŠKODA KAROQ SUVs along with the EXCEPTIONAL and AMAZING iV plug-in hybrid at its Kvasiny plant. The accessibility to additional capability will enable the business to improve the production amounts of these two SUVs, that are in great need, and also to build another ŠKODA model within website. What’s more, clients will gain benefit from the general increase in production capacity as they is going to be given reduced lead times.

PROVIDER: Škoda

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